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Institute for Higher Education Policy

GRANT #9602
AMOUNT $155,200
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 11/03/2015 through 11/11/2016

To inventory and summarize the various data elements and sources in use within the Foundation.

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National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago

GRANT #9580
AMOUNT $865,100
LOCATION Chicago, IL
DATE RANGE 10/20/2015 through 05/06/2016

To create, deploy, analyze, and report on a nationally representative survey that will provide data on the percentage of Americans who hold a high-quality credential.

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National Student Clearinghouse Research Center

GRANT #9601
AMOUNT $758,700
LOCATION Herndon, VA
DATE RANGE 11/16/2015 through 11/30/2016

To add student race and ethnicity categories to the NSC Research Center’s annually published reports on postsecondary attainment (Completions, Persistence and Retention).

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Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, Inc.

GRANT #9555
AMOUNT $30,000
LOCATION New York, NY
DATE RANGE 10/26/2015 through 10/31/2016

To support sector-wide discussions of and working groups on ways foundations can align resources to implement strategies (Theory of Foundation initiative).

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Civic Enterprises

GRANT #9585
AMOUNT $100,000
LOCATION Washington, DC
DATE RANGE 10/06/2015 through 09/30/2016

To produce a report on the driving variables between high school graduation and postsecondary persistence and completion, particularly for low-income students and students of color.

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National Student Clearinghouse Research Center

GRANT #9266
AMOUNT $2,111,700
LOCATION Herndon, VA
DATE RANGE 11/04/2014 through 10/31/2017

To enhance and improve a national platform for postsecondary institution research, accountability, and sustainable continuous improvement.

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Purdue University

GRANT #8964
AMOUNT $2,000,000
LOCATION West Lafayette, IN
DATE RANGE 12/15/2013 through 12/14/2015

To invest in the creation of the Gallup-Purdue Index which will provide a national benchmarking tool for colleges and universities to measure workplace success and life well-being based upon 30,000 college graduates and to update this index annually.

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